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Systemic racism persists in policing, and we cannot become complacent

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Black actors settling for trauma roles should be a thing of the past

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Stop thanking me for being polite when I’m angry about injustice and focus on the injustice instead

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George Floyd deserves a different kind of justice

Protesters march down a street in Minneapolis as they protest and demand justice for George Floyd during the first day of the trial of former officer Derek Chauvin over the killing of George Floyd after the jury was selected in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States on March 29, 2021. Photo: Christopher Mark Juhn/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images


Evelyn from the Internets speaks about her viral video

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Congress could have—and should have—used this moment as an opportunity to redeem America from its past sins

Protesters holding a banner reading TRUMP IS GUILTY. Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images

The Senate vote

This could have been the first step toward healing the racial divide that exists within this country.


Addressing the Harper’s Bazaar photo shoot backlash

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Writer Casira Copes reminds us of the Renaissance’s most famous lesbian entertainer


Scared for her safety, this writer doesn’t turn to her sacred ritual as often

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